Tag Archives: China

Opening: Research Associate, Beijing, The China Law Center, Yale Law School

The China Law Center of Yale Law School is seeking a graduating senior or recent university graduate for a Research Associate position based in Beijing. The Research Associate will support Center projects in China by conducting research and writing on… … Continue reading

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Dangers of WeChat for China Employers and Employees

With widespread use of WeChat in China (it is China’s leading multi-purpose messaging, social media and mobile payment app by far), both employers and employees need to be careful with what they do and say on there. Put simply, what … Continue reading

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Human Rights Without Chinese Characteristics and Global Produciton Chains Within China

(PIX Credit: US clothing company drops Chinese supplier over Xinjiang forced labour concerns)What happens when the trajectories of Chinese Socialist Human Rights  and the emerging global consensus on business and human rights responsibilities in global production chains collide?  That is … Continue reading

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Acts of Cultural Genocide in China?

James Millward’s article, “‘Reeducating’ Xinjiang’s Muslims” in the New York Review of Books (February 7, 2019) is essential, indeed urgent reading. It is bone-chilling … and a reminder why international criminal law needs to outlaw cultural genocide. See, for example, … Continue reading

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China SOE Bankruptcies, Foreign Buyers, and Product that Never Arrives

Euler Hermes, the German credit insurance company, recently released its bankruptcy filing projections for 2019 here. The Report states that bankruptcies worldwide increased by 10% in 2018 and it projects an additional 6% increase for 2019. What surprised me is … Continue reading

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